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This library allows you to call essential methods from the iOS "WidgetKit Framework", which are needed when developing a widget. For example updating the widget timelines. It is also possible to communicate with the widget via App Groups/UserDefaults.
🚨 To be on the safe side: This library exposes API functionality of WidgetKit. The widgets themselves must be developed natively in SwiftUI.
ℹ️ Blog about writing a Widget with this library
Add flutter_widgetkit as a dependency in your pubspec.yaml file.
import 'package:flutter_widgetkit/flutter_widgetkit.dart'; // Reloading Widget Timelines WidgetKit.reloadAllTimelines(); WidgetKit.reloadTimelines('test'); // Communicate with Widget WidgetKit.setItem('testString', 'Hello World', 'group.com.fasky');
Reloads the timelines for all configured widgets belonging to the containing app.
Reloads the timelines for all widgets of a particular kind.
WidgetKit.setItem(String key, dynamic value, String appGroup)
Writes Key-Value to UserDefaults database.
WidgetKit.getItem(String key, String appGroup)
Reads Value from UserDefaults database.
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